Social Media Pride Week for First-Gen Graduate Students, Nov 4-8

Social Media Pride Week for First-Gen Graduate Students

Monday, November 4 to Friday, November 8, 2019
UW Bothell, Seattle, Tacoma campuses

All UW first-generation grad students across tri-campus are invited to participate in social media pride week!

A first-gen graduate student is in the first generation of their family to earn a Bachelor’s degree—and is now working towards a graduate degree.

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Social Hours for First-Gen Graduate Students, Nov 8

Social Hours for First-Gen Graduate Students

Friday, November 8, 2019
11 a.m.-12 p.m. & 3 p.m.-4 p.m.
Gates Commons (CSE 691), Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science & Engineering
Seattle campus

In recognition of National First-Generation College Celebration, the First-Gen Graduate Student Advisory Board and Core Programs in The Graduate School invite all first-generation graduate students across tri-campus to attend these free, informal social hours.

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Fall 2019 Welcome Reception for International Graduate Students, Nov 5

Fall 2019 Welcome Reception for International Graduate Students

Tuesday, November 5, 5:30–7:00 p.m.
HUB 334, UW Seattle Campus
RSVP online

New and returning international Master’s and Doctoral students, welcome and welcome back! Join Core Programs for a start-of-the-year celebration with good food and beverages. This is an opportunity to connect and celebrate your graduate school journey.

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Workshop: Building Effective Communication Skills: A Workshop for International Graduate Students, Nov 5

Building Effective Communication Skills: A Workshop for International Graduate Students

Tuesday, November 5, 4–5:15 p.m.
HUB 334, UW Seattle Campus
RSVP online

The co-facilitators of this workshop have combined professional experience in working with English-as-Second-Language students, public speaking, and teaching.

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Call for Proposals: UW Core Programs, Nov 1

Call for Proposals: UW Core Programs

Deadline: Proposals Due November 1, 2019

Are you a graduate student who wants to communicate your capstone, research, or pedagogy to a wider audience? Would you like to get feedback about your presentation style from a large group of smart, supportive, and interdisciplinary people? Like a famous comedian, would you like to test your material in front of a big audience and see if it works?

If your answers are “Yes! Yes! YES!” then Graduate Core Programs and the UW Libraries invite you to apply for Scholars’ Studio. Scholars’ Studio is a fun, low stakes, supportive event in which you present your research in a vivid 5-minute lightning talk to 60-100 UW community members.

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